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Top 10 most popular stories from March 31-April 6

The 10 most popular stories on the Gwinnett Daily Post website during the week of March 31-April 6, 2014.

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Recent arrest, indictment highlight Gwinnett's sex trafficking issue

Lorys Padilla was arrested Wednesday on charges stemming from allegedly keeping five women in a Norcross-area apartment for the purpose of prostitution. Martiz Tiller was indicted on charges from a similar incident.

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Autopsy: Woman found in Lilburn died of gunshot wound

Angela Rabotte’s body was found Thursday morning in Lilburn.

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Newest class of Gwinnett County firefighters graduates

New class will be first allowed to immediately begin paramedic certification process

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District attorney's office honors Gwinnett crime victims

Friday’s event kicked off National Crime Victims Rights Week.

Lingerie business owner pleads guilty to bribery attempts

Jae Jun Bae, 35, pleaded guilty to attempting to bribe city of Doraville officials to receive favorable zoning for his lingerie business.

Three tied to string of Hamilton Mill-area burglaries

Three men were arrested following an incident Wednesday near Jim Moore Road.

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Body found in Lilburn ID’d as missing woman

Young woman’s body located in a wooded area near Lilburn Industrial Boulevard.

Committee formed to study child welfare in wake of Gwinnett case

Two Gwinnett legislators were named to the Child Welfare Reform Council by Gov. Nathan Deal.

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Retired Snellville Police K-9, Euro, dies

A Snellville Police K-9 dog who retired at the end of 2011, has died. Euro served the city for seven years.

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Officer injured, suspect killed following chase at Lawrenceville apartment

Gwinnett police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Lawrenceville on Wednesday morning that left a suspect dead and an officer injured.

Police: Suspects admit to armed robberies at two Waffle House locations

Authorities said two men admitted to robbing Waffle House restaurants in Norcross and unincorporated Gwinnett.

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Gwinnett police searching for missing woman

Angela Rabotte, 26, was reported missing Sunday.

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Suspect facing charges stemming from 2010 incident

The man is being held without bond on the charge of aggravated assault and also has an ICE detainer.

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Georgia highway fatalities down for 2013

The number of highway fatalities in Georgia declined in 2013 for the eighth year in a row.